This Week in Virology

TWiV is a weekly netcast about viruses - the kind that make you sick. Brought to you by four university professors and a science writer.

http://www.microbe.tv/twiv

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TWiV #26 - Poxviruses


Vincent, Alan, and Rich Condit converse about MS drug Tysabri, polyomaviruses, and mefloquine, influenza vaccines for next season, and poxviruses.


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 2009-03-29  1h15m
 
 

TWiV #25 - Viral evolution


Vincent, Alan, and Luis Villarreal talk about rabies in Viet Nam and Angola, needle-stick infections with ebolavirus and West Nile virus, and viral evolution.


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 2009-03-22  1h7m
 
 

TWiV #24 - Viroids


Vincent, Alan, and Hamish Young discuss bacteriophages in viral vaccines, enteroviruses and diabetes, inhibition of Hendra and Nipah virus replication by the malaria drug chloroquine, and viroids.


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 2009-03-15  59m
 
 

TWiV #23 - Extreme virology


Vincent, Dick, and Alan review a new macaque model for HIV-1 infection, Epstein-Barr virus and multiple sclerosis, accidental release of H5N1 by a vaccine company, resistance of frogs to virus infection, and the biggest and smallest viruses.


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 2009-03-08  49m
 
 

TWiV #22 - Viral bioinformatics


Vincent and Chris Upton converse about hepatitis B in India, ribozyme-based AIDS gene therapy, antibodies that neutralize many influenza virus strains, killing tumors with vaccinia virus, rabbit myxoma virus, and the Viral Bioinformatics Resource Center.


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 2009-02-28  59m
 
 

TWiV #21 - Viruses of bacteria


Vincent, Dick, Alan, and Max Gottesman discus an unusual wasp-virus symbiosis, influenza transmission and absolute humidity, how mosquitoes survive Dengue virus infection, and viruses of bacteria.


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 2009-02-22  55m
 
 

TWiV #20 - Hepatitis C virus


Vincent, Dick, Alan, and Matt Evans converse about TED, the Wakefield autism controversy, 99 rhinovirus sequences, Marburg in the USA, and hepatitis C virus.


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 2009-02-15  1h6m
 
 

TWiV #19 - Cap-snatching


Vincent and Alan discuss cap-snatching by the hantavirus N protein and the influenza virus endonuclease, HIV-1 and Ebola virus antagonism of tetherin, and influenza pneumonia.


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 2009-02-08  40m
 
 

TWiV #18 - Can a virus make you fat?


Vincent, Dick, and Alan discuss adenovirus and obesity, new influenza antiviral drugs, VHS virus of fish, and Ebola virus in pigs and pig farmers in the Phillipines.


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 2009-01-31  50m
 
 

TWiV #17 - Seminal discoveries in virology


Vincent, Dick, and Saul talk about discoveries in virology that have had a major impact on the field.


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 2009-01-24  57m